Q. The Large Hadron Collider, sometimes seen in news is built by which among the following?

[A] European Organisation

[B] Institute for Nuclear Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences


[D] None of the above

Answer: A

Explanation: About the Large Hadron Collider

The Large Hadron Collider is a giant, complex machine built to study particles that are the smallest known building blocks of all things. It is a 27-km-long track-loop buried 100 meters underground on the Swiss-French border. It has been built by the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) between 1998 and 2008 in collaboration with over 10,000 scientists from hundreds of universities and laboratories. It is the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator.

Source: EPIC July 2022